Celebrating New Zealand’s Indigenous Heritage

Written by Bridget Dawson, 09.08.14
The International Day of the World’s Indigenous celebrates its 20th anniversary today and we commemorate those global partnerships working to improve the quality of life for indigenous people. Te Tiriti o Waitangi, the Treaty of Waitangi is the founding document that has underpinned relations between...
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Whakanui - Te tau hou me Te Wiki O Te Reo Māori

Written by Bridget Dawson, 21.07.14
With the rise of the Matariki star cluster on 28 June 2014, people, organisations and communities across Aotearoa began acknowledging Te tau hou, the Māori New Year. Matariki symbolises the start of new life, in business we embody this custom in the sharing of...

Choosing a place to start

Today, on the eve of the election, marks 121 years of women’s suffrage, when we became the first country in the world to grant women the right to vote. It’s an opportune time to reflect on how far we’ve come, but also to look...